Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo disclosed that 10 more barangays are scheduled to receive rice subsidy of 10 kilos per household through the concerned barangay officials, as herein provided:
Looc, September 27 (Mon) Barangay Hall
Poblacion 1, September 28 (Tue) Tinago Gymnasium
Buñao, September 29 (Wed) Barangay Hall
Cantil-e, September 30 (Thu) Upper Cantil-e Covered Court
Motong, October 1 (Fri) Covered Court
Pulantubig, October 3 (Sun) Basketball Covered Court
Bajumpandan, October 4 (Mon) Basketball Covered Court (near Camella Homes)
Talay, October 5 (Tue) Basketball Covered Court
Calindagan, October 6 (Wed) Basketball Covered Court
Bantayan, October 7 (Thu) Barangay Hall
Junob, October 8 (Fri) Barangay Hall
Mayor Remollo said that this would be the 5th round of rice subsidy given by LGU-Dumaguete to the city’s 30, 000 households in all 30 component barangays as assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Guidelines in the distribution of rice subsidy:
1. Every household in Dumaguete City is entitled to 1 bag (10 kilos) of rice based on the master list provided by the barangay officials
2. Both registered and non-registered voters are qualified to receive the rice subsidy provided they belong to an actual household in Dumaguete City
3. The Barangay Officials concerned will inform the recipients in the master list to report in the designated place and time for the rice distribution as announced by the Office of the Mayor
3. To claim the rice subsidy, the recipient (representing his/her household) is required to present a photocopy of any Identification Card
4. An authorized representative will be allowed to claim the rice subsidy on behalf of the recipient in the master list, provided that the former brings an authorization letter and photocopy of any ID of the latter
5. The recipient or the representative will affix his/her signature in the official form certifying receipt of the rice subsidy
Mayor Remollo said that the objective of the new rice distribution scheme is to ensure that qualified households will receive the assistance in a more orderly manner to prevent transmission of COVID-19.
Every household is advised to wait for the schedule of rice distribution of their barangay.